Facts do not cease to exist because they are ignored
Quote by Aldous Huxley
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Aldous Huxley Quotes
Most human beings have an almost infinite capacity for taking things for granted.
Ye shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you mad.
Folly is often more cruel in the consequences than malice can be in the intent.
Experience teaches only the teachable.
Consistency is contrary to nature, contrary to life. The only completely consistent people are dead.
Words form the thread on which we string our experiences.
Facts do not cease to exist because they are ignored.
I wanted to change the world. But I have found that the only thing one can be sure of changing is oneself.
Idealism is the noble toga that political gentlemen drape over their will to power.
Art is one of the means whereby man seeks to redeem a life which is experienced as chaotic, senseless, and largely evil.
Accept the things to which fate binds you, and love the people with whom fate brings you together, but do so with all your heart.
No man likes to have his intelligence or good faith questioned, especially if he has doubts about it himself.
A wise woman knows how to summon her courage and do what is right, rather than what is easy.
His talent was as natural as the pattern that was made by the dust on a butterfly's wings. At one time he understood it no more than the butterfly did and he did not know when it was brushed or marred.
I try to give the media as many confusing images as I can to retain my freedom. What's real is for my children and the people I live with.
To think is of itself to be useful it is always and in all cases a striving toward God.
If there existed no external means for dimming their consciences, one-half of the men would at once shoot themselves, because to live contrary to one's reason is a most intolerable state, and all men of our time are in such a state.
I have to say that when you tour the world, obviously, the jetlags and different hours and ways of living and traveling, a lot of hours in the plane, and you wake up in the morning and you're not quite sure where you are, and it is very tiring.
That writer does the most who gives his reader the most knowledge and takes from him the least time.
The moral virtues, then, are produced in us neither by nature nor against nature. Nature, indeed, prepares in us the ground for their reception, but their complete formation is the product of habit.